Learn more about the historical and political issues raised in The Promise by visiting the following websites and news articles
Interview: Christian Cooke
Most 23-year-old actors are to be found waiting tables or pulling pints. Not Christian.
Interview: Claire Foy
Find out why her role as Erin in The Promise had the biggest impact on Claire Foy
The Promise: Political History
Read a brief overview of the political history of Israel and Palestine by Lindsey Hillsum, International Editor for Channel 4 News
Peter Kosminsky on The Promise
Writer and Director of The Promise talks to us about the show
Peter Kosminsky: Episode 1 Q&A
In February 2011, Channel 4 hosted the first of two online Q&As with the writer and director of The Promise, Peter Kosminsky
Peter Kosminsky: Episode 4 Q&A
In February 2011 Channel 4 hosted the second of two online chats with Peter Kosminsky, the writer and director of The Promise.
The Promise synopsis
Claire Foy and Christian Cooke star in Peter Kosminsky's four-part drama serial. Eighteen-year-old Erin sets out on an emotional journey when she retraces her grandfather's footsteps.Episode Guide >